Walden Theatre
Walden Theatre

Walden Theatre & Blue Apple Players Plan to Merge

Will Create Region’s Most Comprehensive Theatre Conservatory, Education Provider

Two respected non-profit arts organizations, Walden Theatre and Blue Apple Players, plan to merge their organizations before year’s end to become the region’s most comprehensive theatre conservatory and education provider for school children, their families and teachers. The organizations’ boards on Monday adopted resolutions expressing their “intent to merge” and directed committees, staff and consultants to work through Spring and Summer 2014 on the details of the proposed merger. (read the full story...)



Build self-confidence, work as a team, develop a love of literature and make lasting friendships in Walden Theatre's Conservatory program for ages 8-18 of all levels of ability.

Registration begins in the summer for the Fall 2014 semester

Click here for info about classes or download the Conservatory Brochure.
Financial aid is available. Please call for information.

Playwriting @ Walden Theatre

Register for playwriting in Summer 2014 for the Fall as a standalone, or enroll in Walden Theatre's Conservatory and participate in playwriting at no added charge. Ages 13-18.


Camp enrollment for 2014
is underway!

We have a full slate of camps and workshops for ages 5-18 available, with more to come soon. Click the link above for a breakdown of all we offer, or check out the enrollment forms for our programs below:

NOTE: The Shakespeare Intensive is full, but other programs are available for that age range under Skill-Building Workshops.


Workshops, residencies,
& touring shows!

Bringing theatre to schools & community organizations through customizable programs and student matinees.

Teachers! Click the flier that corresponds to your grade level for more details and ideas about bringing a residency, workshop, or touring performanc to your classroom:

Elementary | Middle Grades | High School

or view the general Outreach Education Brochure!

Sign up for the Outreach Education eNewsletter


Young American
Shakespeare Festival

Three classics by the Bard--a comedy, a history, and a romance--all in repertory on the Nancy Niles Sexton Stage at Walden Theatre.

May 8 - 18

As You Like It
directed by Charlie Sexton

Richard II
directed by J. Barrett Cooper

directed by Julane Havens


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The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, supports Walden Theatre with state tax dollars and federal funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.